A 36-year-old man died Monday in a two-vehicle accident on Illinois 152 east of Illinois 127, a press release from the Illinois State Police said.
Around 6 a.m., the driver of an eastbound straight truck, Wesley J. Borden of Columbia, Illinois, crossed the center line and struck a westbound GMC Acadia head one.
The crash killed the GMC’s driver, a man from Mulkeytown whose identity has not yet been released.
Police closed Illinois 152 in both directions for almost 6 hours following the accident, the press release stated. The Traffic Crash Reconstruction Unit is investigating the accident.
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Borden, the truck driver, was charged with improper lane usage.